The Royal Television Society Awards which recognise the best in student television from across the UK are now open for nominations.
This year sees the launch of a News category. Nominations will be accepted from students studying broadcast journalism and related courses at both Undergraduate and Postgraduate level. Awards will also be given in the following areas:
In addition, to reward excellence in craft skills, Undergraduate and Postgraduate Awards will be presented for Camerawork, Editing and Sound. Entries will not be accepted for these categories but will be awarded at the judges’ discretion.
The RTS Student Television Awards are an important showcase of the extraordinary talent coming out of our universities today. These students will be the future of broadcasting and it is important to recognise and support them.
Stuart Murphy, Chair of the RTS Student Television Awards and Director, Sky Entertainment Channels.
Entries should show outstanding visual and aural creativity, a mastery of craft skills, innovation, initiative and story-telling.
Eligibility: The submission must be work produced during the 2014/2015 academic year. For more information about eligibility and for the online entry system, please see the RTS website.
Fees: There are no limits on the number of entries that can be submitted, but each submission must be accompanied by an entry fee of £30 per entry per category.
Deadline for submissions: Friday 25 September 2015